action. do not be surprised if you come up short. the ultimate lesson is the dream does not die with the dreamer. the ultimate destination is not this year. it is the next. to me, be your own moses. these people we're talking about here, the pilgrims, george washington, abraham lincoln, harriet tubman, people were not born to greatness. they were ordinary people who found in the story the way to make themselves great. be the moses. each of us has the ability to imagine that promised land and to lead people to get there. tavis: i hear you. here is the question. you have to have a reason to believe, people have to have reason to believe. i always make the distinction between hope and optimism. optimism suggests there is facts or conditions, something you can see and touch the gives reason to believe things will get better.